TITLE

Libertarian Socialism: A Better Reconciliation between Equality and Self-Ownership

AUTHOR(S)
Vrousalis, Nicholas
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Social Theory & Practice;Apr2011, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p211
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay about libertarian socialism in the light of debate in moral and political philosophy is presented. It discusses libertarian socialist principles which concern economic structures. It describes a libertarian socialist constitution which involves joint ownership in the means of production. Arguments inspired by common-stock socialist argument are offered.
ACCESSION #
60496322

 

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